Burris Prairie, TX


By: Christopher Long

Type: General Entry

Published: November 1, 1994


Burris Prairie was near Bald Hill in south central Angelina County. The area was first settled before the Civil War by pioneers from the Old South. A post office operated there from 1860 to 1866, but by the 1880s the community was no longer shown on maps.

Angelina County Historical Survey Committee, Land of the Little Angel: A History of Angelina County, Texas, ed. Bob Bowman (Lufkin, Texas: Lufkin Printing, 1976).
Places:
  • Communities

The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this entry.

Christopher Long, “Burris Prairie, TX,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed May 21, 2022, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/burris-prairie-tx.

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

November 1, 1994

Place
Burris Prairie
Currently Exists
No
Place Type
Town
Town Fields
  • Has post office: No
  • Is Incorporated: No
Belongs to
  • Angelina County
Associated Names

Burrow's-